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Working Together, We Can Stop HIV

Eugene McCray, MD

Too many people—nearly 1 in 8—who are living with HIV don’t know they have it. That means they aren’t getting the medicine they need to stay healthy and to help keep from transmitting HIV to their partners. What is more,…

National HIV Testing Day: Take the Test. Take Control.

Murthy
Cross-posted from HHS Blog

National HIV Testing Day reminds us that we all have the power to stop HIV, and testing is one of our most powerful tools. June 27 marks the 20th observance of National HIV Testing Day. In recognition of this HIV/AIDS…

White House Director Douglas Brooks Shares Testing Day Message

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A few days before the 2015 observance of National HIV Testing Day, I sat down with Mr. Douglas Brooks, Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy, for a brief conversation about HIV testing. Douglas shared his personal…

National HIV Testing Day Message from the U.S. Surgeon General

Murthy

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) is June 27, 2015. Please watch and share this new message on HIV testing from Dr. Vivek Murthy, the U.S. Surgeon General: We also encourage you to watch our other NHTD video message from Dr. Ronald Valdiserri….

Statement by HHS Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell on the Affordable Care Act

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Cross-posted from HHS Press Office

Today’s Supreme Court decision confirms that the Affordable Care Act’s tax credits are available to all eligible Americans no matter where they live. Americans in all 50 states and the District of Columbia can continue to rely on the security…

5 Tips for National HIV Testing Day

New Media | June 25, 2015 Read the full post
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June 27 is the 20th annual observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD). Here are some tips for getting involved. 5 Tips for National HIV Testing Day 2015 TIP #1 This year’s theme is “Take the Test. Take Control.” Find resources,…

Celebrating LGBT Pride Month

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Cross-posted from HHS Blog

Danny Garvin was a twenty-year-old living in New York City when he saw something happening at the Stonewall Inn. Over the next six days, he would be drawn into the riots that would inspire a generation of Americans to mobilize…

Eight Digital Resources for National HIV Testing Day 2015

New Media | June 23, 2015 Read the full post
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June 27 is the 20th annual observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD). Over the years, the emergence of digital tools has created new ways to communicate about the importance of knowing your HIV status—which is the first step toward…